If you are a business traveler looking for a premium airline credit card with rich rewards, CitiBusiness® / AAdvantage® Platinum Select® Mastercard® is a good choice for what you need. It is a Mastercard offering a bonus of 65,000 American Airlines AAdvantage bonus miles after qualified spending. It also lets you earn up to 2 AAdvantage miles on eligible purchases. The credit card has no foreign transaction fees.
You will receive 65,000 American Airlines AAdvantage bonus miles after you spend $4,000 in purchases within the first 4 months of account opening. After qualifying, please allow 8 to 10 weeks for the bonus miles to post to your AAdvantage account.
The bonus miles are not available if you have received a new account bonus for a CitiBusiness / AAdvantage Platinum Select account in the past 48 months.
Rewards on Purchases
You will earn 2 AAdvantage miles for each dollar spent on eligible American Airlines purchases. You will also earn 2 AAdvantage miles on purchases in select business categories, including purchases at telecommunications merchants, cable and satellite providers, car rental merchants and at gas stations. You will earn 1 AAdvantage mile for every dollar spent on all other purchases.
AAdvantage miles can be redeemed for award travel on American Airlines, American Eagle, oneworld airlines and partner airlines on flights to nearly 1,000 destinations worldwide. Oneworld network includes 15 global airlines such as British Airways, Cathay Pacific, Japan Airlines, Finnair, etc.
When flying on domestic American Airlines, you and up to 4 companions traveling with you on the same reservation can enjoy one free checked bag for each passenger.
This credit card has an annual fee of $99 and the annual fee is waived for the first 12 months. It has no foreign transaction fees, which means that you won't be paying an extra surcharge for purchases you make abroad.
Required Credit Rating
The CitiBusiness® / AAdvantage® Platinum Select® Mastercard® is for people with excellent or good credit scores. If you have a FICO score of 700 or more, you may qualify for the credit card.